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Mordecai's

105 W Main St, Springfield, KY 40069-1226
+1 859-336-3500
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“catfish” (8 reviews)
“roast beef” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
105 W Main St, Springfield, KY 40069-1226
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1 - 10 of 101 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The food was awesome! Hats off to the Chef! They have an awesome buffet at lunch time and the price is very reasonable.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank angelsarah
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

We spent a day of our KY trip paying respects to Abraham Lincoln. This restaurant was named for Lincoln's uncle, I believe, who was killed during an Indian attack. Anyway, dinner was good, and service was friendly.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Becky H
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

What a great selection of food. We had nine people and everyone was very pleased. Meatloaf and catfish was great.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dee V
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Saturday night seafood buffet is great. great service. buffet well stocked with fresh food. for a country resturant it is a ;ittle pricy but very good.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Louis P
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We went for the Saturday evening buffet. $35 with taxes. Restaurant not busy. We were early, so, except for the initial greet to bring water we were completely ignored by the waitress even though we stacked and placed the dishes on the edge of the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jDawnM1
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Nice little restaurant in an historical setting. Mordecai Lincoln was President Abraham's uncle, and apparently, Springfield is where they all grew up. There is a lot of great history in Springfield, and a lot of great food in Mordecai's, which features both menu items &...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank FootTrafficTravelers
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We rode up on a Saturday for lunch. Wanda was super friendly and very knowledgeable about the restaurant, owner and the area. We plan to return next Saturday evening for the catfish buffet. We also met some new friends as we were leaving.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank JollyKim
Reviewed 8 June 2018

If you are looking for good and reasonable food then this is the place to come. The staff is friendly and you can order from the menu but the buffet is very tempting. Good ole country cooking and my personal favorite the fish is delicious....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Nancytriker
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

While Springfield may be small with limited places to eat, they have a jewel in Mordecai’s. We’re in the area working so I found them on TripAdvisor since we had never been there. Excellent food on the buffet and it changes daily. 👍👍for Mordecai’s

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Rob T
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We ate here on the recommendation of our hotel hostess. We all four got the soup and salad bar. It was pretty average. Everything felt greasy...table, menus.... Wouldn't go back.

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank ConnieTrentonOH
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 W Main St, Springfield, KY 40069-1226
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 859-336-3500
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